Daily planner, Oct. 8, 2012


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Jewelry Sale

7 a.m.-4 p.m., Trinity Moline, 500 John Deere Road. (309) 779-2343.

Showcase of Bands

7 p.m., Rock Island High School Stadium, 1400 25th Ave., Rock Island. $5. (309) 793-5950, ext. 1174.

Rome: The Ram has Touched the Wall (Independent and International Film Series)

7 p.m., Olin Auditorium, Augustana College, 733 35th St., Rock Island. Free. (309) 794-7721.

Jason Carl Band (Music on the Mississippi)

6-7:30 p.m., Ben Butterworth Parkway and 53rd Street, Moline. Free.

Tuesday

White Students Doing Racism: No Post-Racial America, Dr. Joe Feagin

7:30 p.m., Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, West Lombard Street and North Ripley Street, Davenport. Free. (563) 333-6259.

Knit for Peace

6 p.m., Rock Island Library, 401 19th St., Rock Island. Free. (309) 732-7315.

"If A Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front" (documentary and panel discussion)

6 p.m., Bettendorf Library, 2950 Learning Campus Drive. Free. (563) 344-4175.

Jewelry Sale

7 a.m.-4 p.m., Trinity Rock Island, 2701 17th St. (309) 779-2343.

How to Stay Young Workshop

6 p.m., Rannfeldt Family Chiropractic, 1704 E. Locust St., Davenport. Free. (563) 324-1514.

Buddhist Meditation Class

6:45-8 p.m., Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Ave., Rock Island. $10/$5 students and seniors. (563) 322-1600.

Way Yes, Blessed Feathers, White Zephyr

8 p.m., Rozz-Tox, 2108 3rd Ave., Rock Island. $5.

Snapshot Water Sampling Event

9 a.m.-noon, Surrey Heights Fire Station, 5002 Crow Creek Road, Bettendorf. Free. (563) 391-1403 ext. 3.

Hawaii, America's Paradise (World Adventure Series)

1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, Putnam Museum, 1717 W. 12th St., Davenport. $7; $5 members. (563) 324-1933.

Glenn Hickson

5:30-8:30 p.m., O'Melia's Supper Club, 2900 Blackhawk Road, Rock Island. (309) 788-5635.




















 



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  Today is Thursday, July 24, the 205th day of 2014. There are 160 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The Rev. R.J. Humphrey, once a clergyman in this city, was reported killed in a quarrel in New Orleans.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The Rock Island Citizens Improvement Association held a special meeting to consider the proposition of consolidating Rock Island and Moline.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The home of A. Freeman, 806 3rd Ave., was entered by a burglar while a circus parade was in progress and about $100 worth of jewelry and $5 in cash were taken.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The million dollar dredge, Rock Island, of the Rock Island district of United States engineers will be in this area this week to deepen the channel at the site of the new Rock Island-Davenport bridge.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Argus "walked" to a 13-0 victory over American Container Corporation last night to clinch the championship of Rock Island's A Softball League at Northwest Douglas Park.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Immediate Care Center emergency medical office at South Park Mall is moving back to United Medical Center on Sept. 1. After nearly six years in operation at the mall, Care Center employees are upset by UMC's decision. The center is used by 700 to 800 people each month.








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